Dr. Laverne Lovell, MD

NeurosurgeryMaleAge 71

Dr. Lovell
Accepting new patients

Semmes-Murphey Clinic

6325 Humphreys Blvd Memphis, TN 38120

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(901) 522-7700

Dr. Laverne Lovell, MD is a Neurosurgery Specialist in Memphis, TN. He is affiliated with medical facilities such as Baptist Memorial Hospital - Memphis and Baptist Memorial Hospital - North Mississippi. He is accepting new patients. Be sure to call ahead with Dr. Lovell to book an appointment.

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Hospital Highlight

Dr. Lovell is affiliated with Methodist Olive Branch Hospital Olive Branch, a highly rated hospital.

At a Glance

  • Explains Conditions Well
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Experience and Background Checks

Experience
Background

Background Check

No malpractice claims found for Tennessee
No disciplinary actions found for the years we collect data
No board actions found for the years we collect data
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Dr. Lovell's Top Procedures and Conditions

Treatment Frequency
Low Back Pain
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lovell treats Low Back Pain more than 96% of his peers

Dr. Lovell treats this condition more than 96% of his peers

Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
very high
very high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lovell treats Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement) more than 95% of his peers

Dr. Lovell treats this condition more than 95% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Brachial Neuritis
  • Neuritis
  • Neuritis With Brachial Predilection
  • Optic Neuritis
  • Peripheral Neuritis
  • Polyneuritis
  • Radiculitis
  • Ulnar Neuritis
  • Vestibular Neuritis
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Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
high
high

Treatment Frequency

Dr. Lovell performs Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy) more than 93% of his peers

Dr. Lovell performs this procedure more than 93% of his peers

Rating Includes other areas of care:

  • Laminectomy
  • Laminoplasty
  • Laminotomy
  • Lumbar Laminectomy
  • Posterior Cervical Laminectomy

Dr. Lovell's conditions and procedures:

  • Aneurysm
  • Ankylosing Vertebral Hyperostosis
  • Bone Disorders
  • Brain Abscess
  • Brain Disorders
  • Brain Surgery
  • Broken Neck
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Shunt - Insertion, Repair or Removal
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak (CSF Leak)
  • Cervical Spine Myelopathy
  • Chiari Malformation Type 2
  • Chiari's Deformity
  • Craniectomy, Craniotomy, Surgery of Skull Base, Neuroendoscopy
  • Craniopharyngioma
  • Degenerative Disc Disease
  • Disc Replacement
  • Dural Repair or Other Spinal Cord Repair
  • Dural Tear
  • Epilepsy
  • Fracture
  • Herniated Disc
  • Herniated Disc Surgery
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Intervertebral Disc Disease
  • Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy)
  • Low Back Pain
  • Lumbar Spine Fracture
  • Meningiomas
  • Myelopathy
  • Nerve Root Injury and Plexus Disorders (incl. Pinched Nerve)
  • Neuroplasty
  • Neurostimulation
  • Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus
  • Osteoarthritis of Spine
  • Pathological Spine Fracture
  • Polyneuropathy
  • Post-Laminectomy Syndrome
  • Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement)
  • Scoliosis
  • Secondary Malignancies
  • Spina Bifida
  • Spinal Cord Injury
  • Spinal Cord Stimulation
  • Spinal Fusion
  • Spinal Reconstructive Surgery for Deformities
  • Spinal Stenosis
  • Spine Deformities
  • Spine Disorders
  • Spine Fractures, Traumatic
  • Spondylolisthesis
  • Spondylosis
  • Subdural Hemorrhage
  • Thoracic Spine Fracture
  • Thoracic Spine Myelopathy
  • Torticollis
  • Upper Back Pain
  • Vascular Disease

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Dr. Lovell accepts the following insurance:

Aetna
Aetna HMO
Choice Plus POS II
Ambetter
Superior Health Plan
Anthem
National (BlueCard) PPO
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Blue Card PPO
CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
HealthyBlue 2.0
HealthyBlue Advantage
Cigna
Cigna HMO
Cigna PPO
LocalPlus
Open Access Plus
First Health (Coventry Health Care)
First Health (Coventry Health Care) PPO
Humana
Choice Care PPO
MultiPlan
MultiPlan PPO

Dr. Lovell's Reviews

Likelihood to recommend Dr. Lovell

4.8

Based on 17 ratings

5 Stars
94.11764705882354%
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4 Stars
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1 Star
5.882352941176471%
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About Me

Biography

LaVerne R. Lovell | Semmes Murphey Neurologic and Spine Institute

Dr. LaVerne R. Lovell was born and raised in LaHarpe, IL. After joining the...
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Specialties

  • Neurosurgery

Board Certifications

Education

Bethesda Naval Hosp
Internship Hospital

Awards

Frequently Asked Questions

Is Dr. Laverne Lovell, MD accepting new patients?

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What are Dr. Laverne Lovell, MD's top areas of care?

Dr. Lovell frequently treats Low Back Pain, Radiculopathy (Not Due to Disc Displacement), and Lamina Procedures (incl. Laminectomy, Laminoplasty, Laminotomy). See all procedures and conditions Dr. Lovell treats.

Where is Dr. Laverne Lovell, MD's office located?

Dr. Lovell's office is located at 6325 Humphreys Blvd, Memphis, TN 38120. Find other locations and directions on Healthgrades.

Does Dr. Laverne Lovell, MD offer telehealth services?

Dr. Lovell has not yet indicated whether they offer telehealth services. Please contact the office to check for availability/eligibility.

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Locations

Semmes-Murphey Clinic

Semmes-Murphey Clinic6325 Humphreys Blvd Memphis, TN 38120
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Affiliated Hospitals

Dr. Lovell is affiliated with the following hospitals. Select a hospital below to learn more.

Learn more about how Healthgrades measuresHospital Quality.

Baptist Memorial Hospital - Memphis

Memphis, TN

69% Patient Experience Rating, Equal to the national average

1 Award Received

Baptist Memorial Hospital - North Mississippi

Oxford, MS

78% Patient Experience Rating, 9% higher than the national average

1 Award Received

Baptist Memorial Hospital- DeSoto

Southaven, MS

66% Patient Experience Rating, 3% lower than the national average

Methodist Olive Branch Hospital

Olive Branch, MS

84% Patient Experience Rating, 15% higher than the national average

4 Awards Received

Award Highlight: Outstanding Patient Experience Award™ (2021)

Methodist University Hospital

Memphis, TN

75% Patient Experience Rating, 6% higher than the national average

Panola Medical Center

Batesville, MS

71% Patient Experience Rating, 2% higher than the national average

Saint Francis Hospital

Memphis, TN

64% Patient Experience Rating, 5% lower than the national average